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Cyril G Gay
Animal Production and Protection
National Program Leader

Phone: (301) 504-4786
Fax: (301) 504-4873
Room 4-2110

5601 SUNNYSIDE AVE
GWCC-BLTSVL
BELTSVILLE , MD 207055148

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Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Innovative drugs, chemicals, and enzymes within the animal production chain -
Hassan, Y., Lahave, L., Gong, M., Peng, J., Gong, J., Liu, S., Gay, C.G., Yang, C. 2018. Innovative drugs, chemicals, and enzymes within the animal production chain. Veterinary Research. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13567-018-0559-1.
Phytochemicals as potential antibiotic alternatives to promote growth and enhance host health: A report from the Second International Symposium on Alternatives to Antibiotics -
Microbial-derived products as potential new antimicrobials: A report from the Second Alternatives to Antibiotics Symposium -
Seal, B.S., Drider, D., Oakley, B.B., Brussow, H., Bickard, D., Rich, J.O., Miller, S., Devillard, E., Kwan, J., Bertin, G., Reeves, S., Swift, S.M., Raicek, M., Gay, C.G. 2018. Microbial-derived products as potential new antimicrobials: A report from the Second Alternatives to Antibiotics Symposium. Veterinary Research. 49:66. 10.1186/s13567-018-0563-5.
Vaccines as alternatives to antibiotics for food producing animals -
Hoelzer, K., Bielke, L., Blake, D., Cox, E., Cutting, S., Devriendt, B., Erlacher-Vindel, E., Goossens, E., Karaca, K., Lemiere, S., Metzner, M., Raicek, M., Surinach, M.C., Wong, N.M., Gay, C.G., Van Immerseel, F. 2018. Vaccines as alternatives to antibiotics for food producing animals. Veterinary Research. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13567-018-0560-8.
Vaccines as alternatives to antibiotics for food producing animals. Part 1: challenges and needs -
Hoelzer, K., Bielke, L., Blake, D.P., Cox, E., Cutting, S.M., Devriendt, B., Erlacher-Vindel, E., Goossens, E., Karaca, K., Lemiere, S., Metzner, M., Raicek, M., Surinach, M.C., Wong, N.M., Gay, C.G., Van Immerseel, F. 2018. Vaccines as alternatives to antibiotics for food producing animals. Part 1: challenges and needs. Veterinary Research. 49:64. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13567-018-0560-8
Vaccines as alternatives to antibiotics for food producing animals. Part 2: new approaches and potential solutions -
Hoelzer, K., Bielke, L., Blake, D.P., Cox, E., Cutting, S.M., Devriendt, B., Erlacher-Vindel, E., Gossens, E., Karaca, K., Lemiere, S., Metzner, M., Raicek, M., Surinach, M.C., Wong, N., Gay, C.G., Van Immerseel, F. 2018. Vaccines as alternatives to antibiotics for food producing animals. Part 2: new approaches and potential solutions. Veterinary Research. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13567-018-0561-7.
Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 6 - immunology -
Robinson, L., Knight-Jones, T., Charleston, B., Rodriguez, L.L., Gay, C.G., Sumption, K., Vosloo, W. 2016. Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 6 - immunology. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 63:56-62. doi: 10.1111.tbed.12518.
Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 7 - pathogenesis and molecular biology -
Robinson, L., Knight-Jones, T., Charleston, B., Rodriguez, L.L., Gay, C.G., Sumption, K., Vosloo, W. 2016. Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 7 - pathogenesis and molecular biology. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 63:63-71. doi: 10.1111.tbed.12520.
Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 5 - biotherapeutics and disinfectants -
Robinson, L., Knight-Jones, T., Charleston, B., Rodriguez, L.L., Gay, C.G., Sumption, K., Vosloo, W. 2016. Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 5 - biotherapeutics and disinfectants. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 63:49-55. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12519.
Viral hemorrhagic fevers of animals caused by DNA viruses -
Borca, M.V., Gay, C.G., Risatti, G.R., O'Toole, D., Li, N., Kuhn, J.H., Lewis, C.E., Loiacono, C.M., White, D. 2016. Viral hemorrhagic fevers of animals caused by DNA viruses. Book Chapter. Borca. 2015. Global Virology I: Identifying and Invetsigating Viral Diseases. Springer Science, NY.
Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 4 - diagnostics -
Knight-Jones, T., Robinson, L., Charleston, B., Rodriguez, L.L., Gay, C.G., Sumption, K., Vosloo, W. 2016. Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 4 - diagnostics. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 63:42-48. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12523.
Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 3 - vaccines -
Robinson, L., Knight-Jones, T., Charleston, B., Rodriguez, L.L., Gay, C.G., Sumption, K., Vosloo, W. 2016. Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 3 - vaccines. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 63:30-41. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12521.
Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 2 - epidemiology, wildlife and economics -
Knight-Jones, T., Robinson, L., Charleston, B., Rodriguez, L.L., Gay, C.G., Sumption, K., Vosloo, W. 2016. Global foot-and-mouth disease reearch update and gap analysis: 2 - epidemiology, wildlife and economics. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 63:14-29. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12522.
Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 1 - overview of global status and research needs -
Knight-Jones, T., Robinson, L., Charleston, B., Rodriguez, L.L., Gay, C.G., Sumption, K., Vosloo, W. 2016. Global foot-and-mouth disease research update and gap analysis: 1 - overview of global status and research needs. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 63:3-13. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12528.
Genomics for the identification of novel antimicrobials -
Kim, W., Lillehoj, H.S., Gay, C.G. 2016. Genomics for the identification of novel antimicrobials. Scientific and Technical Review. 35(1):95-103. doi: 10.20506/rst.35.1.2420.
Viral hemorrhagic fevers of animals caused by DNA viruses -
Borca, M.V., Gay, C.G., Risatti, G., O'Toole, G., Li, H., Kuhn, J., Lewis, C., Loiacono, C., White, D.M. 2015. Viral hemorrhagic fevers of animals caused by DNA viruses. In:Shapshak, P., Sinnott, J.T., Somboonwit, C., Kuhn, J., editors. Global Virology-Identifying and Investigating Viral Diseases. New York, NY:Springer. p. 319-343.
Alternatives to Antibiotics: Recent Scientific Development -
Alternatives to antibiotics: recent scientific development -
The gut immune system: new opportunities for targeting dietary immune modulation to enhance gut health -
Alternatives to Antibiotics: Recent Scientific Development -
Report from the second international symposium on animal genomics for animal health: critical needs, challenges and potential solutions -
Bishop, R.C., Lunney, J.K., Pinard-Vander Laan, Gay, C.G. 2011. Report from the second international symposium on animal genomics for animal health: critical needs, challenges and potential solutions. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 5(4):S1.
Rift Valley Fever Overview and Recent Developments at USDA -
Linthicum, K., Anyamba, A., Gay, C.G., Britch, S.C., Chretien, J., Witt, C., Small, J., Tucker, C.J., Bennett, K.E., Wilson, W.C., Turell, M.J. 2009. Rift Valley Fever Overview and Recent Developments at USDA. United States Animal Health Association Proceedings. 112:256-265.
Pathobiology and diagnosis of animal transmissible spongiform encephalopathies: current knowledge, research gaps, and opportunities -
Kehrli, Jr., M.E., O'Rourke, K.I., Hamir, A.N., Richt, J.A., Nicholson, E.M., Silva, C.J., Edelman, D., Gay, C.G. 2007. Pathobiology and diagnosis of animal transmissible spongiform encephalopathies: current knowledge, research gaps, and opportunities [government white paper]. Beltsville, MD: Interagency Working Group on Prion Science, Subcommittee on Pathobiology and Diagnostics. USDA, Agriculture Research Service. 33 p.
Genomics and vaccine development -
Gay, C.G., Zuerner, R., Bannantine, J.P., Lillehoj, H.S., Zhu, J., Green, R.D., Pastoret, P.P. 2007. Genomics and vaccine development. OIE Rev. Sci Tech. 26:49-67.